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Rays vs Pirates Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for June 21

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Rays vs Pirates Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for June 21

Odds updated as of 6:11 PM

The MLB's Friday schedule includes the Tampa Bay Rays taking on the Pittsburgh Pirates.

All the info you need to make smart bets on this matchup at FanDuel Sportsbook can be found below. Check out all of the latest MLB betting lines here.

Rays vs Pirates Game Info

  • Tampa Bay Rays (36-39) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (36-38)
  • Date: Friday, June 21, 2024
  • Time: 6:40 PM ET
  • Venue: PNC Park -- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Coverage: SportsNet PT

Rays vs Pirates Odds & Moneyline

  • All MLB odds, betting lines and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.
  • Moneyline: TB: (-134) | PIT: (+114)
  • Spread: TB: -1.5 (+118) | PIT: +1.5 (-142)
  • Total: 8.5 -- Over: (-128) | Under: (+104)

Rays vs Pirates Probable Starting Pitchers

Probable Pitchers: Ryan Pepiot (Rays) - 4-4, 4.57 ERA vs Carmen Mlodzinski (Pirates) - 1-2, 4.42 ERA

The Rays will give the nod to Ryan Pepiot (4-4) versus the Pirates and Carmen Mlodzinski (1-2). Pepiot and his team have a record of 2-10-0 against the spread when he starts. Pepiot's team is 5-4 this season when he starts and they are the moneyline favorite. Mlodzinski has started two games with set spreads, and the Pirates covered in both chances. The Pirates were the moneyline underdog for one Mlodzinski start this season -- they won.

Rays vs Pirates Prediction & Pick

All MLB win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Rays win (56.1%)

Rays vs Pirates Moneyline

  • Looking at the moneyline for Pirates-Rays, Pittsburgh is the underdog at +114, and Tampa Bay is -134 playing on the road.

Rays vs Pirates Spread

  • The Rays are at the Pirates and are favored by 1.5 runs on the spread. The Rays are +118 to cover the runline, with the Pirates being -142.

Rays vs Pirates Over/Under

  • Rays versus Pirates on June 21 has an over/under of 8.5 runs, with the odds on the over -128 and the under set at +104.

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Rays vs Pirates Betting Trends

  • The Rays have won in 19, or 47.5%, of the 40 contests they have been named as odds-on favorites in this year.
  • This year Tampa Bay has won 11 of 23 games when listed as at least -134 on the moneyline.
  • The Rays and their opponents have gone over the total this season in 39 of their 75 opportunities.
  • The Rays have posted a record of 33-42-0 against the spread this season.
  • The Pirates have won 48.8% of the games this season they were the underdog on the moneyline (20-21).
  • Pittsburgh has a 10-13 record (winning 43.5% of its games) when it has played as a moneyline underdog of +114 or longer.
  • The Pirates have had an over/under set by bookmakers 71 times, and have combined with opponents to go over the total in 32 of those games (32-37-2).
  • The Pirates have a 37-34-0 record against the spread this season (covering 52.1% of the time).

Rays Player Leaders

  • Isaac Paredes has 74 hits and an OBP of .369, both of which are tops among Tampa Bay hitters this season. He has a .287 batting average and a slugging percentage of .473.
  • Among qualified hitters in MLB, he ranks 19th in batting average, 17th in on-base percentage, and 33rd in slugging.
  • Paredes will look for his fourth straight game with a hit in this matchup. In his last five games he is batting .313 with a double, a home run, four walks and an RBI.
  • Yandy Diaz has an OPS of .695, fueled by an OBP of .327 and a team-best slugging percentage of .368 this season. He's batting .264.
  • Among all qualified hitters, he ranks 50th in batting average, 66th in on-base percentage and 117th in slugging percentage.
  • Diaz brings a 13-game streak with at least one hit into this matchup. During his last 10 outings he is batting .341 with two doubles, a home run, two walks and four RBI.
  • Randy Arozarena is batting .186 with a .348 slugging percentage and 26 RBI this year.
  • Arozarena has recorded a hit in six games in a row. During his last 10 games he is batting .241 with two doubles, two home runs, four walks and six RBI.
  • Amed Rosario is batting .300 with a .321 OBP and 24 RBI for Tampa Bay this season.

Pirates Player Leaders

  • Bryan Reynolds has racked up a team-high slugging percentage (.448) and leads the Pirates in hits (81). He's batting .271 and with an on-base percentage of .337.
  • He ranks 41st in batting average, 46th in on-base percentage and 50th in slugging percentage among all qualified hitters in MLB.
  • Reynolds enters this matchup on a 17-game hitting streak. In his last 10 games he is batting .325 with five doubles, a triple, two home runs, three walks and six RBI.
  • Connor Joe is hitting .246 with 14 doubles, a triple, seven home runs and 22 walks. He's slugging .405 with an on-base percentage of .323.
  • Including all qualifying hitters, his batting average puts him 84th, his on-base percentage is 72nd, and he is 83rd in slugging.
  • Andrew McCutchen has accumulated an on-base percentage of .338, a team-best for the Pirates.
  • Oneil Cruz has 15 doubles, a triple, nine home runs and 18 walks while batting .246.

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